SOLD Fender American DLX Jazz 5

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Toptube, Aug 9, 2016.


  1. Toptube

    Toptube

    Feb 9, 2009
    Price:
    1175.00
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Washington
    I have an Fender American Deluxe Jazz V for $1,175.00, shipped.
    amdlx2.jpg
    *more pics, later in the thread

    It needs a little fretwork, as there is a high fret or two, after the 12th fret. affects D + G strings. Mostly the G.

    There is also a minor scratch above the bridge. It happened during a difficult b-string installation. The scratch is tough to see and would likely buff out pretty well. It is not a serious scratch, but I would say it is worse than a "hairline" scratch.

    Otherwise, it is in great shape.

    3-piece Alder body.
    Neck is asymmetrical profile with satin finish
    the fretboard may be compound radius. Prettey sure that it is.
    reinforcement rods in the the neck
    bound and blocked
    What I would call a "medium mass" bridge
    String through option
    carved neck heal
    Active/passive
    Will ship in other brand hard case. Decent, clean. (as seen, in pics)

    This bass has an inherently deep and clean tone, when played unplugged.

    Not an anchor. 9lbs 10oz. Feels like 9.

    The "new" Elite Jazz basses seem to be very similar in features. Price increase and different pickups, being the standouts.
     

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    Last edited: Aug 28, 2016
  2. 1steve34

    1steve34

    Feb 9, 2009
    Bump nice bass
     
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  3. Whump

    Whump

    Sep 19, 2010
    Portland, OR
    Where in Washington are you?
     
  4. Toptube

    Toptube

    Feb 9, 2009
    A couple of hours west of Seattle.
     
  5. Khanh Linh

    Khanh Linh Inactive Commercial User

    Jul 13, 2016
    you can tell me the best price and the accessories that came with this bas..tks
     
  6. Toptube

    Toptube

    Feb 9, 2009
    Weighed on a decent digital scale for food: 9lbs 10oz. A few more ounces than I had guessed.
    It turns out, the pic above does not show the actual scratching. That was just a scuff, near the scratch. I was not able to capture the scratch.

    I sighted down the neck and I am pretty sure this does indeed have a compound radius fretboard. I tried to show it in the final picture. I do know for sure that the neck profile is asymmetrical.

    Here are some pics from an ok digital camera. The color isn't accurate, but the overall quality is sharper:
     

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    Last edited: Aug 25, 2016
  7. bongostealth

    bongostealth Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2011
    Atlanta, GA
    DAMNNNN!! So nice!!!
     
  8. Khanh Linh

    Khanh Linh Inactive Commercial User

    Jul 13, 2016
    Serie Number ..?
     
  9. Toptube

    Toptube

    Feb 9, 2009
    I covered the serial number, in the picture for the back of the headstock.
     
  10. 73jbass

    73jbass Supporting Member

    Apr 17, 2004
    Ellenwood,Ga.
    trades?
     
  11. Toptube

    Toptube

    Feb 9, 2009
    no trades : )
     
  12. Khanh Linh

    Khanh Linh Inactive Commercial User

    Jul 13, 2016
    I can only buy this bass on ebay because I come from Vietnam that you can sell on ebay is not ? Thanks
     
  13. Khanh Linh

    Khanh Linh Inactive Commercial User

    Jul 13, 2016
  14. notejung

    notejung Supporting Member Commercial User

    Nov 16, 2010
    Bangkok, Thailand but have USA address
    Twinbemusic
    PM's sent
     
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